Welcome to the History of Chicago Politics.
Ever since its birth in 1837, the City of Chicago has had an extremely active political community, which has often led to tales of corruption and violence, but have also built up one of the greatest cities in the world. This fascinating history has had countless men and women that have brought about change. It is here that we shall remember all of them, along with the events and places which have all culminated to make Chicago what it is today.
Anyone who would like to contribute to this vast history is welcome, as there is so much, it could never be done alone. This is intended for serious historical research, so sources need to be cited, otherwise the posts will be deleted.
Feel free to begin pages for anything related to politics in the City.
Here's to Chicago!
All of the pages on this site are categorized into the following: